New and returning students share their thoughts as they mark the first week of the fall quarter and the 2015-16 academic year.

New Beginnings

Brand-new Gauchos and seasoned students embrace the start of another school year

The campus is open for business. 

With the 2015-2016 academic year at now underway, both first-time students and those on the homestretch to commencement look forward to a rewarding school season at UC Santa Barbara.

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